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(image courtesy of South Park and Comedy Central) From The New York Times : WASHINGTON — A 17-year-old transgender youth, Leelah Alcorn, stunned her friends and a vast Internet audience in ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 05:30 PM PDT with 80 Recommends
You ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````` Sunday ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Oct 11, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
I think I've talked about religion enough here and there. I'm religious in the sense that i believe in God. I'm fairly liberal in the sense that I believe in reducing income disparity, implementing ...
by DAISHI
Comment Count 242 comments on Tue Sep 02, 2014 at 08:13 AM PDT with 86 Recommends
This will serve as my first diary on this site. I don't write much, ever. But I thought I'd share.
by Shreve
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Oct 08, 2013 at 04:57 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
I've met a lot of stout and stubborn Republicans in my travels, some of whom I am pleased to call friends. They are vehemently against Obamacare, defenders of the First and Second Amendments, and ...
by Dingodude
Comment Count 112 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 02:15 PM PDT with 347 Recommends
This is a (very long) history paper on Ntive American Algonquian Christian converts in New England, in the mid to late 17th century. It is for history lovers who enjoy the academic sort. It's a ...
by DAISHI
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Mar 20, 2013 at 03:32 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
I've been lurking around here for a long time and have been much more active recently, but this is my very first diary. I apologize in advance for any faux pas. ------ When I look back now, I ...
by Tommy Aces
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Oct 07, 2012 at 07:06 PM PDT with 244 Recommends
A rare breed, to say the least, particularly because such people soon cease to be Conservatives, but one to be celebrated when Repeal-and-Replace-Romney Romney has successfully converted himself ...
by Mokurai
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 10:06 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here . Here, to my mind, was one strange aspect of the political convention ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2012 at 07:07 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Today is my fortieth birthday. I used to measure my successes and personal accomplishments by a depressing yardstick (as I'll explain below). Since late 2004, I shifted and began to measure my life ...
by Auntie Neo Kawn
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Mar 09, 2012 at 07:44 PM PST with 22 Recommends
This diary will be quick and dirty, don't worry. I was wondering if there are people on this site who have "converted" from being conservative/Republican to the being liberal/Democratic? I wonder ...
by sujigu
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat Nov 19, 2011 at 11:53 AM PST with 7 Recommends
As we all know by now, there is nothing logical in the arguments made by the members of the Tea Party wing of the right wing. In the memorable words of Barney Frank, it's like arguing with a table. ...
by Animeraider
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Aug 09, 2011 at 12:20 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
You know rather than just helping those who have suffered the religious right goes all out.... it's gods judgement...suck it up sinners and repent....it'...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 41 comments on Fri Apr 29, 2011 at 12:21 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
As a lifelong reader, I admit it's always a challenge to pick out just one book and write about it. Just one book that changed my life? Before I could speak, my parents tell me, I would follow them ...
by allergywoman
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Apr 10, 2011 at 12:12 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
This is intended as a counter view to the spate of diaries predicting that the conversion to DK4 will result in the utter destruction of all that is good and holy on Daily Kos. I've spent some time ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 47 comments on Thu Dec 23, 2010 at 12:54 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Over at his Better Living blog, Mark Daniels has written a heartfelt post entitled 'Note from a ...
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Sep 29, 2010 at 12:30 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Think about this, what if this Oil spill, as tragic as it is, provides us with the wake up call about how we power our world? My first thought when the spill happened was, what if we had not gotten ...
by wade norris
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu May 06, 2010 at 06:01 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Brit Hume to Tiger Woods: Convert to Christianity for forgiveness. ((youtube cVjuO5v5Cts)) Read: "Become our kinda Christian, and we'll forgive you (and not bring it up when you win The Masters ...
by The Blue State Bandit
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Jan 04, 2010 at 12:47 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Of all of the many hurdles that stood between the LDS church & myself, one was particularly difficult to overcome.
by Spencer Troxell
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Nov 19, 2009 at 06:32 AM PST with 4 Recommends
I was thinking about this after a long conversation with a distant family member from Red State Texas today (and a recently converted Democrat, I'm happy to say). As many of us on Kos know, the ...
by Tweedledee5
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Nov 15, 2009 at 05:20 AM PST with 19 Recommends